Office of Diversity and Inclusion - a Division of Student Affairs at the University of Central Oklahoma

April 9, 2018

War Impacts in the Asian Community

War survivors from the Asian community will speak about wars that have impacted the Asian culture and its history.

6:30 p.m.

Nigh University Center, 320 C

Sponsored by the Asian American Student Association

April 10, 2018

The Simple Truth

Gender Equality Bake Sale that will highlight the gap in prices reflected in the earning power between men and women. All proceeds will go to the YWCA of OKC. Bring your coins and we’ll have the Simple Truth!

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Nigh University Center, Food Court

Sponsored by American Association of University Women and STARS Honor Society

Mental Health Awareness

Let's talk about how taboo mental health is within our colored communities. How can we make it okay to speak up and make sure we're receiving the same benefits as non-colored people when it comes to aids for mental disability?

6 p.m.

Nigh University Center, Room 201

Sponsored by the National Advancement of Colored People

Awakening Our Power

A panel discussion by community activists, followed by a question-and-answer session and open discussion. A reception with light refreshments following.

7 p.m.

Nigh University Center, Clara Luper Room

Sponsored by the Student Alliance for Equality & the Black Student Association

April 11, 2018

Hispanics/Latinos Misrepresented in Entertainment

A panel discussion from an individual in the Hispanic/Latino community talking about the misrepresentation of the entertainment business.

Noon - 1 p.m.

Nigh University Center, Heritage Room

Sponsored by the Hispanic American Student Association

Acknowledging the Power of Native America Culture

Guest speaker Ay-Kehn-Mah will speak about how powerful knowledge is within the native culture.

5:30 p.m.

Nigh University Center, Room 201

Sponsored by the Native American Student Association
**Students who attend any of the knowledge is power week programs will be eligible to win cool UCO swag.
Opportunities at each program**

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